The fight for Nonconformist freedoms – and Chartism

Some old church battle grounds recalled by Jean Silvan Evans People often say today that religion and politics don’t mix. But, the more I look into the life of our illustrious forefather John Batchelor – better known as the statue in the Hayes than the founder of Charles Street Congregational Church, forerunner of City URC […]

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Worship at City URC

Currently, services are held in the Church and offered on Mix-Cloud.  Please contact admin@cityurc.org.uk for further information about how to access these. ADVENT SERVICES AT CITY UNITED REFORMED CHURCH Sunday 28th November: 10.30.am. Café Church led by Alison McQueen Followed by Church Meeting Sunday 5th December: 10.30 am. Traditional Service with Communion, led by one […]

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Safeguarding Policy – City United Reformed Church

City United Reformed Church encourages all individuals that use the building to play their part in: creating and maintaining a safe environment for all, especially children and adults at risk, so that the dignity of each person is respected being informed about different forms of abuse and harassment and how to respond appropriately, making it […]

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Questions for our times

It’s 4am. Can’t sleep. I have been ‘hyem’ – that is ‘home’ in dialect – fear not Boris, only in memory! That’s what it is like in lockdown. And this by virtue of two books sent to me by friends: Northumberland and its People, and the other, From Shiels to Shields, North Shields on the […]

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Read Reform for free!

For as long as people are shut up indoors, Reform magazine is free to read online. Just click here.As in the words of a popular British children’s programme, why don’t you switch off the TV and do something less boring instead during this coronavirus lockdown? Read May’s edition of the United Reformed Church’s Reform magazine. The May issue, […]

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Christian Aid Week

Christian Aid week takes place on 10 – 16 May 2020 Please refer to our Coronavirus guidance for Christian Aid Week events and activities As this virus spreads across the world, love rises up in response. You’ve already shown incredible kindness to your neighbours. Now is the time to reach out to your neighbours both near […]

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Padlet

Cardiff and Penarth Pastorate  Family support Padlet Hello all! We have put together a padlet of activities, from Roots and other sources, to help support families who won’t be able to share in Sunday worship and Junior Church for the coming weeks. You will find the padlet at  https://padlet.com/cucsecretary/svf9eo3c4lq5  or scan this QR code At […]

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A letter to members and friends about Coronavirus

Dear friends, City URC church is closed due to Coronavirus. With real sadness the Elders, together with our ministers David and Martha,  have decided that we should close the church premises in response to Monday’s Government briefing about the  Coronavirus outbreak. All of the groups that hire our premises are being notified about this. All […]

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Homelessness Outreach

There have been a number of changes at City URC over several months in 2019, noticeably in the garden and on the front doors. This work has been carried out by our very hard working homeless friends with support from City and Cardiff City Council.  The project has been flourishing and provides an opportunity for us […]

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